Handouts addressing making treatment decisions, questions to ask and seeing a specialist.
New Diagnosis: Questions to Ask
This article provides a comprehensive list of questions to ask your care team about your diagnosis, treatment plan, side effects, and supportive care services.
The First Visit to a Specialist
This article covers ways to prepare for your first appointment with a cancer specialist-be it a surgeon, medical oncologist or radiation oncologist. Being prepared and informed can help you make the most of this appointment.
Questions to Ask Your Surgeon
This article provides questions for you to ask your surgeon before your surgery for cancer.
Questions to Ask Your Medical Oncology Team
This article lists suggestions for questions you can ask during an appointment with your medical oncologist.
Questions to Ask During Your Radiation Oncology Consultation
This article lists questions that you may want to address during your radiation oncology consultation appointment.
Stopping or Taking a Break from Therapy
This article provides guidance and support for people who decide it is time to take a break from or stop therapy.